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Feb 16

The Mystic Krewe of Nyx made their inaugural roll down St. Charles last night


Feb 14

This is your one week to Mardi Gras warning

I need to get more safety pins and hair dye


The Red Beans & Rice Parade are extending their “garb d’legumes” to a donated Volkswagen Thing. They’ve already covered it in about 75 to 100 pounds of beans and peas which will be shown off during their parade Monday.


Feb 13
lsunews:

2012 Baton Rouge Mardi Gras Parade Schedule
Sunday, January 29th, 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. CAAWS Mystic Krewe of Mutts
Saturday, February 4th, 6:00 p.m. Krewe of Jupiter & Juno
Friday, February 10th, 7:00 p.m. Krewe of Artemis
Saturday, February 11th, 2:00 p.m. Krewe Mystique de la Capitale  6:30p.m. Krewe of Orion
Friday, February 17th, 7:00 p.m. Krewe of Southdowns
Saturday, February 18th, Noon Spanish Town Parade

lsunews:

2012 Baton Rouge Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

(via lsuverse)


krisljhenry:

I’m in #mardigras decorating heaven (also know as #PartyCity) #igersneworleans #nola  (Taken with instagram)

krisljhenry:

I’m in #mardigras decorating heaven (also know as #PartyCity) #igersneworleans #nola (Taken with instagram)


The Times-Picayune got their hands on some of the throws we can expect to see being tossed over the next week as the super-krewes get rolling


'tit Rəx made its way through the Marigny Saturday evening with the theme “Napoleon Ave. Complex.” The mini floats are a nod to the childhood practice of transforming a shoe box into a float by decorating it with toys and leftover beads from Mardi Gras.


Mona Lisa and MoonPie makes its way through Slidell’s Olde Town


ubiquitousamericana:

Oh my gosh they’re throwing puppies this year?!? 

ubiquitousamericana:

Oh my gosh they’re throwing puppies this year?!? 

(via bradleywarshauer)


ubiquitousamericana:

It’s okay if they’re rescue puppies, Bradley.
Well maybe they can just hand you a puppy from the float…

I’m sure no one wants a Zulu coconut type lawsuit ;)


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